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Video shows girl pull knife on Texas police before they shoot her
Video shows girl pull knife on Texas police before they shoot her

Chilling surveillance video released a week after the police shooting of a 17-year-old girl in North Texas shows her entering the police department lobby, pulling a knife and facing off against three officers before she is tased and shot. The Texas Rangers, part of the state Department of Public Safety, are investigating the fatal shooting of Kristiana Coignard on Jan. 22 in Longview, about 130 miles east of Dallas, and the officers involved remained on paid leave, department spokeswoman Kristie Brian said Thursday. Longview Police Chief Don Dingler defended the officers’ actions amid increased scrutiny surrounding law enforcement's use of deadly force in other cases,...

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